Time Out takes a look at the new movies and series on Netflix UAE, including Originals, comedy, drama, documentaries, action and more. See the trailers
By Time Out Dubai staff22 June 2016
Not content with having a collection of brilliant documentaries, iconic films and boxsets, Netflix quickly changed the landscape with a whole host of their own brilliant Original offerings, and then sprinkled them with a load more of exclusive bits and pieces.
Here we take a look at some of those on offer, from popular TV series to brand new films.
Daredevil follows Matt Murdock, attorney by day and vigilante by night. Blinded in an accident as a child, Murdock uses his heightened senses as Daredevil, fighting crime on the streets of New York after the sun goes down.
His efforts are not welcomed by powerful businessman Wilson Fisk - aka Kingpin - and others whose interests collide with those of Daredevil. Though Murdock's day job portrays a man who believes in the criminal justice system, his alter ego suggests otherwise, as he takes the law into his own hands to protect his Hell's Kitchen neighborhood and the surrounding communities.
Chef's Table season two Chef's Table season two goes inside the lives and kitchens of sixteen of the world's most renowned international chefs. Each episode focuses on a single chef and their unique look at their lives, talents and passion from their piece of culinary heaven.
When a radio journalist and his assistant get themselves into a career-ending fix, they seize on an inspired and desperate ploy to save themselves: faking their alleged reports from a critical war zone without ever leaving New York City.
This epic adventure follows a young Marco Polo, who finds himself in the court of the great Kublai Khan and must navigate a world of greed, betrayal and politics as the Mongol leader wages a bloody campaign to become Emperor of the World.
Featuring breathtaking fight sequences equal to those in the original film, this sequel adventure recounts the fierce campaign of Yo Shu Lien and her confederates to guard the Green Destiny sword that once belonged to Wudang master Li Mu Bai.
In this retooling of the hit series 'Full House', raising three sons alone becomes too much for widowed D.J. Tanner-Fuller. To keep her life afloat, she asks younger sister Stephanie and best pal Kimmy to move in and help with the boys.
Set in the 1930s, Peter Jackson's remake of the black-and-white classic follows a group of adventurous explorers and filmmakers to mysterious Skull Island, where they search for a legendary giant gorilla known as King Kong.
Seeking deliverance from their dead-end lives, two long-time friends fake their deaths and assume new identities. But there's a glitch in the plan: the people whose names the duo stole are in a boatload of trouble.